Recommended tools

  • jitsi The best ethical choice - turn on the encryption. Can be unstable
  • Zoom only uses encryption for paid uses and it needs to be switched on. Zoom works with law enforcement and Chinese authorities so cannot be trusted
  • Facetime Apple has a good reputation or security but requires an iphone or mac.
  • Signal Signal is good for one on one video

We are looking for a better option for video conferencing. It is important to know that regular phone conversations or popular VoIP tools like Skype or Google Hangouts have wiretapping capabilities built-in. Authorities can request Microsoft to record and hand over conversations with a warrant.